Gameshock TV continues exclusively on the Poker Channel

Premieres in 30 European countries on Friday 10th June

London, UK, 9 th June: After a considerably shorter wait than it took for Duke Nukem Forever to get its act together, Gameshock TV blasts back onto the telly box this month with our review of The Duke’s latest offering. We also scrutinise LA Noire, Dirt3, Dungeon Siege 3, The Witcher 2 and all the latest releases. Plus, our own pinnacle of physical prowess, Steve Hill, tries his hand at UFC Personal Trainer (but mostly fails); and there’s even time for some rainbow unicorn action, with Red Faction: Armageddon. Chris Hewitt (BBC One’s Film 2011; Empire magazine) presents more news and views, and even offers up his very best Arnie impressions. They’re really very good - he’s also available for parties...

Continental Europe broadcast times (times in CET)

Fri 10 th 2230

Sun 12 th 2130

Mon 13 th 2330

Wed 15 th 2200

Sat 18 th 2100

Tue 21 st 2300

UK&Eire broadcast times (times in GMT)

Fri 10 th 10.30pm

Sun 12 th Midnight

Wed 15 th 1.00am

Thu 16 th 10.30pm

Mon 20 th Midnight

Notes to Editors:

·         The Poker Channel is Europe's largest dedicated gaming TV network and broadcasts to 30 million cable and satellite homes in over 30 countries.

·         38% of viewers rely on TV shows to inform them of the latest in console gaming. 65% buy at least five games a year, of which half buy at least 10

·         The Poker Channel also broadcasts online to a global audience at, alongside exclusive videos and news.

·         Channel programming attracts over 3 million unique TV viewers per month, with 65% of TV viewers playing online every day.

·         The Poker Channel was recognised as‘Rising Star of the Year’ at the 2009 EGR Awards, the industry’s premier awards event.

Watch The Poker Channel on TV:

·         UK on Sky (166) and Freesat (402) from 10pm

·         Ireland on Sky (166) from 10pm

·         France on SFR/ Neufbox (199), Free (145), Bbox/ Bouygues (129), Noos&Numericable

·         Germany on KDG, KBW, Unity Media, Kabelkiosk, NetCologne, Martens, MNet

·         Belgium on BeTV and Numericable (187)

·         Luxembourg on Numericable (199)

·         Netherlands on UPC Digital (127) and KPN (316)

·         Portugal on Meo (87), Zon (77), Clix (100) and Cabovisao

·         Spain on Imagenio (98)

·         Finland, on Welho (302) and Canal Digital (113)

·         Norway on Canal Digital (114)

·         Sweden on Canal Digital (114)

·         Iceland on Skjarinn

·         Denmark on Canal Digital (112) and Stofa (37)

·         Malta on MelitaCable (608)

·         Greece on OnTelecom

·         Cyprus on Cablenet

·         Poland on Vectra (217), UPC, Elsat (234)

·         Slovenia on SiOL/ Planet9 (79), Digi TV

·         Slovakia on UPC Direct (91), Orange Slovensko (55), Slovanet, Digi TV

·         Hungary on UPC Direct (91), Digi TV, Szarvasi (12 sports), Fibernet (410), TV Network (4-Extra), Telework

·         Romania on Focusat, Digi TV, Mitnet

·         Bulgaria on Eurocom, Cabletel, Megalan,

·         Serbia on Posta/ KDS, Ikom, Digi TV (102)

·         Croatia on Bnet, Digi TV

·         Czech Republic on UPC Direct (91), Digi TV

·         Latvia on Lattelecom (410)

·         Austria on Telekom Austria (79)

·         Monaco on Monaco Telekom

·         Switzerland on Naxoo (41)

·         Argentina on Cablevision (414), Supercanal (80), Telered and other regional operators from 8pm

·         Mexico on Cablevision (503), Cablecom (25), Megacable, Cablemas, Telecable from 12am

·         Poker Channel UK feed is simulcast globally at


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